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Cyber Exercise Debut

August 2, 2012
By Henry Kenyon

The U.S. Cyber Command (CYBERCOM) hosted its first tactical-level exercise focusing on national defensive cyberspace operations. CYBER GUARD included nearly 500 participants representing the National Security Agency (NSA), the National Guard, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the FBI.

MTN to Provide Deployable SCIF Operations Center

August 1, 2012
By George Seffers

MTN Government Services, Leesburg, Virginia, recently announced that the company has been awarded a contract supporting the Department of Defense to provide a Re-deployable Secure Operations Center (RSOC). The MTN RSOC will be used by the DoD as a Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF). The RSOC is a secure, self-standing rapidly deployable and re- deployable SCIF facility that can be drop-shipped into any environment and assembled within a few days. MTN will provide a turn-key, fully configured SCIF, to include all power, low-voltage and security infrastructure, requiring minimal integration by the customer. The RSOC is self-supporting and capable of withstanding multiple disassemblies and redeployments without degradation. Each procurement includes project management, equipment installation, accreditation support and testing in support of the RSOC implementation.

ISHPI to Support Telecommunications and Information Systems Command

August 1, 2012
By George Seffers

ISHPI Information Technologies Incorporated, Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, was recently awarded three multi-year task orders totaling $4 million via the STARS II contract to provide support to the U.S. Coast Guard Telecommunications and Information Systems Command. ISHPI will be providing telecommunications and network systems, communications and engineering, and web design and database support.

Raytheon Awarded Navigational Systems Contract

August 1, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, McKinney, Texas, was awarded a firm-fixed-price, sole-source contract with a maximum $10,200,000 for navigational systems and parts. Using military service is Air Force. The Defense Logistics Agency Aviation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity.

 

Rockwell Collins to Provide Receiver-Transmitters

August 1, 2012
By George Seffers

Rockwell Collins Incorporated, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded an $11,020,315 modification to a previously awarded firm fixed-priced to exercise an option for the procurement of AN/ARC-210(V) electronic radio and ancillary equipment for a variety of aircraft. Equipment being procured includes 23 RT-1939(C)/ARC receiver-transmitter and 106 RT-1990(C)/ARC receiver-transmitter. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

BAH to Support C4ISR Training for Saudi Arabia

August 1, 2012
By George Seffers

Booz Allen Hamilton Incorporated, McLean, Virginia, is being awarded a $23,181,469 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide support services in the areas of training and education; engineering; program and financial management; plans and programs; communications, command, control, computers and intelligence and electronic warfare; naval operations; manpower and personnel management; technical support; logistic and supply; English-language training; special studies and management support services for the Royal Saudi Naval Forces associated with Saudi Naval Support Program requirements in the United States and Saudi Arabia. Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

Rockwell to Produce DAGRs for Australia, France and Italy

August 1, 2012
By George Seffers

Rockwell Collins Incorporated, Government Systems, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a $10,798,942 contract modification for production of Defense Advanced GPS Receivers  (DAGRs). Foreign military sales are 3.9 percent of the current effort and include Australia, France, and Italy. Space and Missile Systems Command, El Segundo, California, is the contracting activity.

DRS to Support Talon II Radar

August 1, 2012
By George Seffers

DRS C3 & Aviation Company, Gaithersburg, Maryland, is being awarded a $26,028,869 firm-fixed-price contract for repair service applicable to the Combat Talon II Depot Repair Program for the APQ-170 radar. The 638 Supply Chain Management Group, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, is the contracting activity.

BAE to Provide Guidance Sections for Advanced Precision Kill Weapons

August 1, 2012
By George Seffers

BAE Systems Information and Electronics, Nashua, New Hampshire, is being awarded a $28,070,530 firm-fixed-price contract for 985 Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS) II WGU-59/B guidance sections, and Navy shipping and storage containers; and support technical data for the APKWS II WGU-59/B guidance sections. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

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